Nesquik began as a chocolate powdered flavoring
mix in the United States in 1948, as Nestlé Quik.
In the 1950s, it was launched in Europe as Nesquik.
In countries with the Quik term (including the USA,
Canada, Mexico, and Australia, where it was originally
marketed under the name Nestlé’s Quik), the name was
changed to the worldwide brand Nesquik in 1999.
Nesquik syrup products were introduced in 1981.
Ready-to-do products were introduced in 1984.